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About Me

Tsai Law Company, PLLC is a boutique family law firm located in downtown Seattle.  Our Seattle Divorce Lawyers have over 25 years of combined experience in the area of divorce and family law.  To speak with one of our Seattle Divorce Lawyers and Family Law Attorneys call toll free at 1-877-728-8001, 1-425-DIVORCE (425-348-6723) or (206) 728-8000.


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For additional information regarding our practice areas you may visit:


Main Page
Child Support and Divorce
Contact Seattle Divorce Lawyers
New Address
Divorce and Separation
Legal Separation
Divorce and Property Division
Divorce and Business Assets
Child Custody and Divorce
Restraining Order
Divorce and Dividing Retirement Assets
Military Divorce
Alternative Dispute
Paternity and Divorce
Marital Like Relationships
Prenuptial Agreements
Adoption Attorneys
De Facto Parent
Family Law Jobs
Divorce Links
Out of State Divorce
Property Agreements in Divorce
Reasonable Travel and Parenting Plans
Attorney Emily Tsai
Attorney Philip Tsai
Attorney Helenka Koltonowska
Attorney Todd DeVallance


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Practice Areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 30%
    17 years, 250 cases
  2. Family: 30%
    17 years, 250 cases
  3. Child Support: 15%
    17 years, 250 cases
  4. Child Custody: 15%
    17 years, 250 cases
  5. Alimony: 10%
    17 years, 250 cases



Hourly ($335/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

15 total 

  • Jeffrey Patrick MacNichols

    I have referred several clients to Mr. Tsai. Every client is tremendously impressed with his work.


    Jeffrey MacNichols Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Todd Richard DeVallance

    I endorse this lawyer. Hands down the best family law attorney I know. Phil has been my mentor for several years and I continue to learn from him every day.


    Todd DeVallance Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact Info

Tsai Law Company, PLLC

2101 Fourth Avenue
Suite 2200
Seattle, WA, 98121



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Woolston Award FinalistUniversity of Washington, Department of Sociology1994
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Owner/MemberTsai Law Company, PLLC2008 - Present
AttorneyDowntown Seattle Family Law Firm2000 - 2008
AssociateRussell & Pitts, PLLC1997 - 2000
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tacoma Pierce County Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Snohomish County Bar Association groupMember2008 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
King County Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Marriage of Christel, 101 Wn. App. 13, 1 P.3d 600 (2000).Successful appeal of child relocation case.
In re Marriage of MCourt of Appeals Division I Affirmed Trial Court Decision
In re Marriage of WSuccessful Affirmation of Trial Court Decision
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Publication NameTitleDate
The Dissolution LandscapeBoot Camp: Marriage Dissolution2015
National Business Institute SeminarTax Consequences of Divorce2014
National Business Institute SeminarTax Treatment and Consequences of Divorce2013
National Business Institute SeminarDirty Litigation Tactics Rambo Lawyers Love2013
National Business Institute SeminarTax Consequences and Divorce2012
Court of Appeals, Division IBrief of Respondent2011
Washington State Bar Association (CLE)Ethical Issues and the Use of Technology2011
King County Bar AssociationShape of the Table- Issues That Thwart Settlement2011
Court of Appeals, Division IBrief of Respondent2010
Enzine ArticlesTop 10 Ways to Save Money in Divorce2010
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor, cum laude1997
University of Washington -SeattleSociologyBA - Bachelor of Arts, cum laude1994
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Boot Camp: Marriage DissolutionFamily Law2015
Tax Consequences and Treatment in DivorceDivorce and Tax Issues2014
Tax Treatment and Consequences of DivorceFamily Law Tax Issues2013
Dealing with a Rambo Litigator in DivorceLitigation and Divorce2013
NBI Tax and Divorce SeminarTax Consequences and Divorce2012
WSBA Family Law MidyearEthical Issues and Technology2011
Annual Family Law Hot TopicsIssues that Thwart Settlement2011
King County Bar AssociationFamily Law Practice2008